Mercedes-Benz C111 – an iconic supercar that never made it to an assembly line, an impossible dream for many an enthusiast.
Mercedes introduced its innovative concept car at the 1969 Frankfurt motor show. Nothing short of spectacular, the sleek and edgy C111 virtually stole the show and instantly became a dream for many. Rumor has it, the company received various blank checks from eager enthusiasts anxious to park the new Mercedes masterpiece in their driveway.
But for the ... Continue Reading →
166 MM Touring Barchetta may not be the first Ferrari, but, undoubtedly, it is the car that put Enzo Ferrari’s company on the map of motorsport.
Launched in September of 1948 at the Turin Motor Show, 166 MM made the hearts of many enthusiasts roar with awe and admiration.
In April 1949, two feather-light and extremely dynamic barchettas scored first and second at the iconic Mille Miglia. Then Luigi Chinetti triumphed at Le Mans 24 Hours. And the ... Continue Reading →
It seems like once you have kids, you become a different person. And we understand why this happens. More responsibilities, more duties, less free time, less quiet time. Less me-time as a whole. And somewhere in that lifestyle, you may need to fit your car as well. Can your love for cars and kids coexist? Let’s find out.
One of the biggest moments in a person’s life is when they are expecting a baby… and they know they have to buy ... Continue Reading →
The world is moving at a fast speed. We like to drive fast cars and ship them as fast as possible too. In the past, we have talked about driving fast cars around town, and shared our insight on why men get thrilled by the idea of speed.
Now it’s time we talk about the slick speedsters that make our hearts race. The ones that keep us awake at night. Ready to get to know the ... Continue Reading →
We would not be true to our human nature if we didn’t ask “why.” Why aren’t things cheaper? Why are sugary foods so delicious? Why should I know how to drive a stick shift?
Although I can go pretty deep into all these questions, let’s stick with the last one (pun intended). Even if you are a fan of automatic transmissions, it won’t hurt to know a bit more, right? And I have plenty of good reasons for you to learn ... Continue Reading →
Nowadays, if you ever attend an auto race, you would probably have a hard time distinguishing which car represents which country as most of them have sponsorship liveries all over and often similar colors. This was the main reason why in the early days of racing each country choose a representing color and make the car design as simple as possible.
Racing colors – 1900s
During the early 1900s, participants had to paint all vehicles competing in organized motorsport events with an ... Continue Reading →